‘Tis the season for sales on crayons and construction paper, folders and flash drives, pencils and Post-Its. With the back-to-school season upon us, we decided to gather some of the best quotes about learning to help you get inspired to take the learning leap for yourself. After all, learning isn’t just for kids … whether through an online class or a full degree program, you can commit to learning for life. Take a look:
The college application essay doesn’t have to be an intimidating part of the process. But it’s tough to know if you should write about enduring those sleepless nights with a newborn, or how you worked your way up from an entry-level position to manager, or your amazing ability to juggle your kids’ schedules with your work. [Read more...]
It takes a special person to work in the field of law enforcement. Keeping people safe and responding in emergencies require people to sacrifice time with their family and put themselves in the line of fire on a daily basis.
Working in law enforcement can be rewarding, from the altruistic aspect, but also in terms of career advancement. Schools with criminal justice programs want to help individuals who envision a lifelong career in law enforcement to get the career training they need to move up the ranks.
Having an entrepreneurial spirit may help you earn scholarship money to earn advanced degrees.
Schools such as the Polytechnic Institute of New York University, known as NYU-Poly, encourage students to pursue their inventions and innovations with scholarship programs.